Merle Hapes

Bio

Full name: Merle Alison Hapes

Born: May 9, 1919 in Garden Grove, CA

Died: July 18, 1994

Last Season (1954) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 10″
  • Weight: 190 lbs
  • Position: FB
  • Jersey: #80
Amateur Programs
  • Mississippi
  • Garden Grove HS (Garden Grove, CA)
4 Season Career with HAM, HAM

Active years: 1949–1950, 1953–1954

37 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 36 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
1 Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1953 Grey Cup
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
4 seasons
(Rank: T3529th,
67th percentile,
3 CFL seasons)
2 teams 36
(Rank: T3853rd,
64th percentile,
28 CFL games)
0 1
1949 HAM HB 20 8 -- 0
1950 HAM FB -- 0 -- 0
1953 HAM FB, P 80,84 14 -- 1
1954 HAM FB 80 14 -- 0